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Thorpe, William Homanlocked

(1902–1986)
  • Alan Costall

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Thorpe, William Homan (1902–1986), ethologist, was born on 1 April 1902 at Hastings, Sussex, the third child of Francis Homan Thorpe (d. 1918), an accountant, and his wife, Mary Amelia (née Slade). Thorpe's parents were actively involved in the Congregational church...

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(1920–)
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society